Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout - Season 5 - Release Notes
Hello bean fans and welcome to the Release Notes for Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout Season 5 - straight from the team! You can delve into more detail in our announcement blog, but if you’re just after the key facts, dive in…
Patch 5.0.0 (PS4 1.26) Release Notes
Six New Rounds
Treetop Tumble - Take branching routes in a scramble to the finish. Filled with perilous Log Swings and Expanding Frogs (yes, seriously). Who knows where your choices will take you?
Stompin’ Ground - What happens when the beans wander into rhino territory? Well, prepare to find out! Dash, dive and dodge in a hectic escape from three mechanical Rhinos. Good luck!
Lost Temple - Our most ambitious Round to date...and it’s a new final! Navigate the shapeshifting Lost Temple where the elusive path to the Crown is ever-changing.
Lily Leapers - Bounce to the bean rhythm of Lily Leapers. Keep your head on a swivel for that perfect landing as you conquer each layer by leaping from drum to drum.
Bubble Trouble - Bubble Trouble is a five-way arena bout that’s all about rapid-fire beans and bubble poppin’ dreams! Scurry between obstacle-filled active zones to collect your way to glorious qualification.
Pegwin Pool Party - Zoom down zippy slides and grab those pesky Pegwins. The longer you cling on, the more points you’ll gain. We hope you’ve got a good grip!
Limited Time Events
Bringing a whole new way to conquer the Blunderdome, ‘Limited Time Events’ brings players special short-duration Challenges with the chance to win points and unlock unique cosmetic rewards.
The team will continue to experiment with new ways to play together with Squads mode, including limited-time Duos and Trios Shows throughout Season 5.
Performance enhancements across multiple Rounds
More stable connectivity during the countdown phase of Round introductions
Camera sensitivity adjustment is now available for both axis
Better netcode interpolation; should mean visuals appear smoother and more responsive for remote players
Egg physics have been improved
Character: improvements to mantling onto ledges at high latency
The active player indicator will now move without jitter
Squads: Lobby numbers should no longer start declining from 39/40 or force players to re-queue
Fixed issue with some Challenges not awarding Crown Shards properly
Multiple achievements were failing to unlock, these should now be resolved
Improvements to end of Round rewards flow stability. Shows no longer hang in some situations
Fixes to cosmetic display bugs, including Costumes and Emotes
Big Fans: players can no longer jump off the map
Royal Fumble: players no longer able to climb invisible platform
Hoverboard Heroes: players could get stuck at a point on the map; now fixed
Optimised certain Rounds to prevent memory crashes on PS4
Skybox rendering issues on PS4 have been fixed
Certain Season 4 Rounds had flashing lights which could cause issues for some of our photosensitive players, this situation has been improved